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Oakland Tribune: Open Source Software Plays Different Rules

Mar 30, 2004, 22:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Francine Brevetti)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"You can't make money giving stuff away for free.

"You've gotta spend a buck to make a buck. There's no free lunch.

"These and other maxims from the god of common sense seem to have no traction in the open source world where software producers and developers are making money giving their secret recipes away for free.

"Sort of..."

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